plaster onto

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plaster something onto something

 and plaster something on
to spread a substance onto something. She plastered great globs of the jam onto the toast. She plastered on lots of butter.
See also: plaster
References in classic literature ?
A few minutes after, a Bricklayer passed by, carrying a pail full of plaster on his shoulder.
HE put some sticking plaster on his fingers, and his friends both came to dinner.
The palazzo suddenly seemed so obtrusively old and dirty, the spots on the curtains, the cracks in the floors, the broken plaster on the cornices became so disagreeably obvious, and the everlasting sameness of Golenishtchev, and the Italian professor and the German traveler became so wearisome, that they had to make some change.